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The Passing into Eternal Life of Eugene Cherwick, Founding President of the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute Foundation (MASIF)

Remarks by Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, Founder of the Sheptytsky Institute Eugene Cherwick, who passed away last week, surrounded by family and prayer, was our founding president of MASIF and led the organization for almost twenty years. His dedication to this cause was total. Eugene told me when I first met him in 1989 (at the…

Sacred Sounds – From Kyiv to Canada

A celebration of Eastern and Western Christian choral music Sheptytsky Institute Choir with Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Schola (Barry’s Bay) Sunday, March 26, 3:00 p.m. Divine Infant Catholic Church, 6658 Bilberry Dr., Orleans Free parking. Refreshments to follow Tickets $20 (adults), $10 (students), free (children under 13) online, at the door, or reserved at…

MASI Will Move to St. Michael’s College, Toronto

The University of St. Michael’s College in the University of Toronto (USMC) has come to an agreement with the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute Foundation (MASIF) about the relocation of the Sheptytsky Institute from Ottawa to Toronto, as an autonomous academic unit within the Faculty of Theology. The Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies…

Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church is an Orthodox Church

Remarks by His Beatitude, Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Patriarch of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (Святослав Шевчук, єпископ Української греко-католицької церкви), St. Michael’s College, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 28 September 2016.

MASI Co-Sponsors Book Launch of Premier Canadian Intellectual

Thursday evening, April 28 from 6:00 to 8:30pm, Dr. Douglas Farrow of McGill University, will present his new book, Desiring a Better Country: Forays in Political Theology. The book launch will take place at the Laurentian Leadership Centre (252 Metcalfe, Ottawa). While focused on Canadian issues, Farrow’s thought has profound implications for traditionally Eastern Christian countries grappling…

Perspectives on a Common Date for Easter?

Salt and Light TV – In May of 2014, Pope Tawadros II of the Coptic Orthodox Church sent a letter to Pope Francis. In it he expressed his desire to establish a single date for all Christian Churches to celebrate Easter. Since the 16th century the Catholic and Orthodox churches have used different calendars to calculate…